STEAM at Your Library

Course Description
Course Type: 

The increasing drive for STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) education has worked its way into libraries. Preschool, school aged and college students alike are engaging in STEAM programs, and adults are increasingly interested in broadening their skill sets.

In this course we will define STEAM and explain why these subjects are recommended. We will list sample programs for all ages, and will discuss how to apply STEAM programs to your library.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Define STEAM
  • Explain why STEAM programs are recommended for students
  • Identify sample programs
  • Discuss how to apply STEAM to your library
Target Audience: 
Geared toward public services and programming staff in both public and academic libraries.
Prerequisites: 
None
Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
  • This course requires individual participation and homework assignments.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Continuing Education Credit
Contact Hours: 
4
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$140.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$165.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$195.00
Non-member Fee: 
$220.00
Scheduled Dates